Prizes

Prize challenges are a fun and exciting way to boost your giving on May 4th! There will be mulitple opportunities to win additional dollars for nonprofits just by making a donation! Nearly $100,000 in prize dollars will be available for participating nonprofits.  Please read the prize challenge rules below: 

BDOG HOURLY DONATION CHALLENGE

A $1,000 prize will be awarded every hour on May 4th to the participating nonprofit that raises the most money during that hour. A total of 24 prizes totaling $24,000 will be awarded. See rules below for restrictions. 

BDOG HOURLY DONOR CHALLENGE

A $1,000 prize will be awarded every hour during ON MAY 4th to the participating nonprofit that has the most *unique donors during that hour. A total of 24 prizes totaling $24,000 will be awarded. *A unique donor is defined as one donation from one donor. See rules below for restrictions.

 BDOG BOOSTERS 

Need another reason to donate during Big Day of Giving? Here's a BIG one:  Make a donation with your credit card at bigdayofgiving.org on May 4th and your donation could get a BOOST! We will randomly select donation(s) every hour on May 4th and give them a BOOST by adding additional dollars! Boosts will range from $250 - $1,000. A total of $50,000 is up for grabs! See rules below for restrictions.

SPECIAL BLAST OFF BOOSTER PRIZE

To kick things off with a bang, we added a special BDOG booster prize! We will select a donation made within the first 10 minutes of Big Day of Giving and give that donation a $1000 boost! All you have to do is receive a donation between 12:00 am and 12:10 am, and your organization could be the one to receive the Blast Off Booster Prize! See rules below for restrictions. 

 
PRIZE CHALLENGE RULES
  1. Only gifts made with a credit card at bigdayofgiving.org on May 4th are eligible to count toward prize challenges. 
    • Gifts made to organizations through donor advised funds, offline gifts entered, matching funds, and *scheduled gifts will reflect in your leaderboard totals, but do not count toward challenges. The only exception to this rule is that scheduled gifts are eligible for BDOG Booster prizes. 
  2. A unique donor is defined as one donation from one donor. 
  3. Organizations are eligible to win only one Hourly Donation Challenge and one Hourly Donor Challenge. Organizations may win both in the same hour or different hours, but can only win each challenge once. 
  4. BDOG Booster Challenge winners are selected randomly every hour throughout the day and multiple BDOG Booster prizes may be given within a single hour. Organizations are only eligible to win one BDOG Booster challenge per hour. If an organization is randomly chosen and has already received a Booster prize within the hour, another donation will be selected at random. 
  5. Prize challenge winners will be posted on the leaderboard tab titled "Prizes". Additionally, prize winners will be announced on the Big Day of Giving Facebook and Twitter accounts. 
  6. Prize challenges are subject to change and all announced prizes are subject to verification. In the event of a tie, a prize will be split evenly among winners.